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Restore Log Cabin Natural Area

When
Saturday, May 11 - 9am to 1pm
Event Type
Location
Log Cabin Natural Area
Description

This 120 acre site is located along Issaquah Creek in the middle of the Issaquah basin.  This old homestead is being restored to forested, floodplain, and riparian habitats. Come to experience this tranquil site, meandering stream, and secondary and old growth forest – all while battling back the encroaching blackberry. 

Volunteers can expect to work on habitat restoration efforts by removing invasive species and preparing for future native plantings. Thank you for volunteering with the Greenway Trust and King County Parks! 

No experience neccessary – all training provided! 

Project Difficulty
Moderate
Age Restriction
Any participant under 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
What to Bring

For safety, volunteers are required to wear:

  • Long pants made of sturdy material
  • Sturdy, close-toed shoes
  • Gloves (provided)

In addition, we recommend that participants bring:

  • Warm layers, especially during the fall, winter, and spring
  • Rain gear
  • Big sack lunch
  • Long sleeved shirt
  • At least one full water bottle
  • Small daypack for lunch, extra layers, etc…
Driving Directions
Google maps: https://goo.gl/maps/xVmiCDibSM17rhn76 Parking is limited, so please car pool if possible! Take exit 17 from I-90 East, towards Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast. Turn right onto Front Street and continue straight on Issaquah-Hobart Road Southeast for 4 miles. Turn right onto Cedar Grove Road SE. Continue for 1/4 mile, and look for Greenway event signs on the right. Once you are parked, it is about a 5-10 minute walk to the restoration site, volunteer leaders will be there to guide you.
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